Wikileaks Public date: 10.08.2017 19:48:51

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2 Dec 2010

Ireland ‘blocked’ weapons to Israel

New revelations by whistle-blowing website, WikiLeaks, has shown that the Irish government moved to limit transfers of US weapons to Israel through its airports in the wake of the country's war with Lebanon in 2006. The cable, sent from the US embassy in Ireland in 2006, said that "although supportive of continued US military transits at Shannon Airport, the Irish government has informally begun to place constraints on US operations at the facility, mainly in response to public sensitivities over US actions in the Middle East".
New revelations by whistle-blowing website, WikiLeaks, has shown that the Irish government moved to limit transfers of...

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